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Picture of Don Lindsay.
Kootenay BizBlog, Financial, Mining

Teck predicts strong demand for steelmaking coal – “feeling pretty good about 2018”

CEO of Teck, Don Lindsay, believes the company is well positioned to benefit from continued strength in commodity prices.

In photo: Chief Alfred Joseph, ?akisq’nuk First Nation and Wendy Booth, Vice-Chair, Columbia Basin Trust Board of Directors.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Developments, Financial, First Nations

Ɂakisq’nuk to build new rec centre

Columbia Basin Trust provides $500,000 to help realize a community dream

Biologist Penny Ohanjanian will be working to reintroduce northern leopard frogs to the Columbia marshes thanks to an Environment Grant from Columbia Basin Trust.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Environment, Financial

32 projects to improve our natural environment

Columbia Basin Trust approves $870,000 in Environment Grants

The Kootenay East Youth Soccer Association is gathering funds and support to build an indoor soccer & sports facility.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Developments, Entertainment and Hospitality, Financial, Health & Wellness

RDEK Gives KEYSA $130K for new indoor soccer facility

The youth soccer organization is currently gathering funds and support to build a $1.7 million indoor soccer/sports facility in Cranbrook.

A man and a woman stand in front of shelves of books.
East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Financial, Small Business

Clearing the confusion for small businesses around income sprinkling

BDO Canada helps clear the confusion of income sprinkling for business owners.

by Jillian Clark
L-R (Jean-Ann Debreceni EKC Board Chair, Gerry Oviatt, Cranbrook Food Bank, Brian Smith Cranbrook Food Bank, Mindy Atti, EKC Branch Manager, Lana Sheppard, EKC Manager Commercial Services and
Diane Byford, EKC Board)
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Financial

East Kootenay Community Credit Union (EKC) helps Cranbrook Foodbank get started in 2018

EKC encourages the community to keep the needs of the Cranbrook Food Bank top of mind throughout the year.

A group of student entrepreneurs from the 2017 Junior Dragons Den competition.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Financial

Win cash for tuition! Junior Dragons Den seeks student entrepreneurs

Modelled after CBC’s “The Dragons’ Den,” students in Grades 7 to University will pitch their business idea to a panel of local judges.

A timberframe home for sale in Fernie currently listed at $1,275,000
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Financial, Real Estate

Fernie Leads the Way with Highest Property Assessments in Kootenays

BC Assessment's Kootenay Columbia region covers the southeast portion of the province from Fernie to Grand Forks and from Revelstoke to Cranbrook.

This typical Revelstoke heritage home is listed by Remax at $369,000, assessment values in Revelstoke went up 21% last year.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Financial, Real Estate

Top 10 Communities: Residential Property Assessments Jump

Overall, the Kootenay Columbia region's total assessments increased from $38.6 billion in 2017 to $40.87 billion this year.

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